twice

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈtwaɪs/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/twaɪs/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(twīs)

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twice

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adv
  1. have [been there, seen it, watched it] twice
  2. have [told, reminded] you twice already (to)
  3. it happened (to me) twice [today, in a row]
  4. I saw her twice [today, in one day]
  5. I [asked, wrote, called] you twice (already) but
  6. I [asked] you not once, but twice
  7. I've (only) [done, heard, worn] it once or twice
  8. has been [charged, convicted, booked, nominated] twice (for)
  9. was bitten twice by a [snake, dog]
  10. has taken the [test, exam] twice (already)
  11. has won the [championship, award, league] twice
  12. tried twice to [see, get, buy, make]
  13. think twice before [speaking, answering]
  14. think twice before you [speak]
  15. I didn't have to think twice [about, when]
  16. had to look twice to [make, be] sure
  17. [wrapped, covered] twice to [ensure, protect]
  18. paid twice for the same [bill, invoice, product]
  19. plays [tennis, basketball, squash] twice a [week]
  20. we [meet, get together, go] twice a [month]
  21. twice or three times a [day, week, month]
  22. [happens, takes place] twice [yearly, monthly, nightly]
  23. a twice- [yearly] event
  24. is twice as [much, heavy, long, expensive] (as)
  25. [try, come back] twice as hard
  26. is twice the price (of)
  27. is twice [my height, her age]
  28. he is twice the man you are
  29. my cousin twice removed
  30. UK: once bitten, twice shy
  31. a twice-a-day [service, flight, occurrence]
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